Apple Lightning cables are used to connect Apple mobile devices like iPhones, iPads, and iPods to host computers, battery chargers and more. Any Mac or Windows computer could be affected, with hackers able to hijack a laptop or PC just by plugging the cable in.When you plug a mobile device into a computer, your iPhone or other device starts charging and a message pops up on your mobile device asking if you trust this computer . However, when Motherboard tested out this cable, a hacker remotely opened a terminal on the Mac s screen and started running commands on their computer.
There is now a newly developed iPhone lightning charging cable that doesn't just charge smartphones, but also hijacks computers for attackers.According to Motherboard, this modified charger called O.MG Cable has an implant that lets a hacker connect to a computer that the cable is attached to. It's designed by security researcher Mike Grover, also known as MG.
The decision was taken by the Delhi government following announcement of fee hike by the Central Board of Secondary Education.Sisodia also said the government is in discussion with CBSE to rollback the fee hike.
NEW DELHI: SC ST students in the national capital will continue paying 50 as CBSE board exam fee and rest of the revised amount will be paid by the Delhi government, the Central Board of Secondary Education announced on Tuesday.The decision for giving the relief to the Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe students here was taken following the directions of the HRD Ministry, CSBE secretary Anurag Tripathi said.
On Tuesday, ace bug hunter Tavis Ormandy, of Google Project Zero, detailed how a component of the operating system's Text Services Framework, which manages keyboard layouts and text input, could be exploited by malware or rogue logged in users to gain System level privileges. Such level of access would grant software nasties and miscreants total control over, and surveillance of, the computer.The flaw, designated CVE 2019 1162, is patched in this month's Patch Tuesday release of security fixes from Microsoft. The relevant update should be installed as soon as possible.
Rahane, who has been an integral part of Rajasthan Royals, might play for Delhi in the next edition of the cash rich tournament. "Yes, DC is trying to get Rahane onboard, but too early to say if the deal will see the light of the day. A lot of things need to be taken care of before the dotted line is signed. RR's take on the whole issue can also not be discounted since he has been a huge ambassador for them. But yes, talks are on," a source was quoted as saying by IANS.Delhi already boast of a star studded batting line up in Prithvi Shaw, Dhawan, Iyer and Rishabh Pant. Rahane 's addition will make Delhi one of the best sides in the competition. The side also boasts of a quality pace attack in Kagiso Rabada, Ishant Sharma and Keemo Paul. Even in the spin department, the side comprises of some quality players in Amit Mishra, Sandeep Lamichhane and Axar Patel. Overall, the side is very strong on paper.
One of those reasons, as detailed in a report from Motherboard, is that how there are some cables out there that can actually allow a hacker to breach your computer remotely. The report details how a security reacher calling themselves MG developed a fake Lightning cable which when plugged in, allows hackers to gain access to your computer remotely.To make matters worse, the Lightning cable that MG developed is actually an authentic Lightning cable purchased from Apple, which has then been modified further to allow components to be implanted. It also comes with a script and commands that will allow a hacker to run malicious programs on the victim 's computer.
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The software belonged to two of the biggest names in education tech: Blackboard and Follett. Combined, these tech firms provide online education products for more than half the schools in America.
As TYS is functioning live, IBM;s latest blockchain project is not like other enterprise blockchain projects that die out before going live. The company hopes to reduce the time for on boarding new suppliers by 70 to 80%. Furthermore, IBM also expects a 50% decrease in administrative costs within its own business.In addition to IBM and Chainyard, companies such as Lenovo, Nokia, Anheuser Busch InBev, Cisco, Schneider Electric, GlaxoSmithKline and Vodafone are the founding members of TYS. At the moment, only the current participants can utilize TYS. However, in the Q3 of 2019, the project could be launched commercially to make it available to more companies.
Online message board 8chan's fortunes worsened on Tuesday, as the site was once again made homeless by a technical services provider and its owner was called to testify before the US Congress after 8chan was linked to the weekend mass shooting in El Paso, Texas.
Share All sharing options Share All sharing options for: Trump s executive order on social media bias is a distraction Twitter Facebook Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email President Trump is reportedly drafting an executive order on social media platforms like Twitter and Google. Zach Gibson Getty Images This story is part of a group of stories called Uncovering and explaining how our digital world is changing and changing us.
Remedy recently significantly lowered the game s PC Specs, and many have been speculating whether the Finish developer downgraded the game s visuals on PC. As you can see, they are lower across the board , we wrote some days ago. The minimum CPU went from Intel Core i5 7500 AMD Ryzen 3 1300X to Intel Core i5 4690 AMD FX 4350 and the minimum GPU changed from NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 AMD RX580 to NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 AMD Radeon R9 280X.
Boardmasters music festival has been cancelled due to severe weather warnings the day before it was meant to kick off.Organisers have pulled the plug on the event, which was set to run in Cornwall from Wednesday to Sunday with headliners Florence And The Machine, Foals and Wu Tang Clan.
There s bad news for those who had tickets for this year s Boardmasters Festival as the event has been cancelled by organisers with just hours to go.The five day event which combines live music with surfing and other activities had been due to kick off at Fistral Beach, Newquay, on Wednesday, with over 200 acts including Wu Tang Clan and Foals due to take to the stage.
The three day event was scheduled to kick off today in Newquay, Cornwall, with 50,000 revellers paying 370 to watch artists such as the Wu Tang Clan, Florence And The Machine and Foals.
IBM has launched a new blockchain solution, aimed at improving supplier validation, onboarding and life cycle information management.Together with Chainyard, the firm announced the launch of Trust Your Supplier (TYS) with news that some major shippers, including GlaxoSmithKline, Lenovo, and Vodafone, have already signed up to it.
Spurs have played not one but two preseason friendlies, taking on Juventus and Manchester United in Singapore and China respectively, before playing Real Madrid and Bayern Munich in Germany's Audi Cup.After not buying a single player last summer, the Spurs board has loosened the purse strings this year, signing Tanguy Ndombele for a club record fee and recruiting Jack Clarke from Leeds for $12 million.